Vail Valley Sports & Event Coalition

Mission:
The Sports & Event Coalition is a special, dedicated effort led by Vail Valley Partnership and in conjunction with each municipality and recreation districts within Eagle County to become a major force in economic development

Objectives:

1. Lead economic development and economic growth in Eagle County via tourism, specifically via special events & sporting tournaments
2. Establish regional cooperation amongst all municipalities
3. Utilize underused infrastructure for maximum economic benefit
Eagle County has an opportunity to increase usage of our already built facilities to drive overnight visitation and economic vitality during need times. A regional, collaborative approach can help all individual municipalities & entities reach their goals more effectively & efficiently.

The Partnership is taking an active role to establish partnerships amongst all stakeholders to provide adequate venues for many desirable and potentially beneficial events. This will result in increasing the economic vitality of the Eagle County and individual municipalities.

Infrastructure:
  • 24 multi-sport fields
  • 19 tennis courts
  • 16 baseball/softball diamonds
  • 15 golf courses
  • 7 sand volleyball courts
  • 4 skate parks
  • 3 whitewater parks
  • Additional facilities include Dobson Ice Arena, Eagle Fairgrounds Sports Complex, Gypsum Sports Complex, Edwards Field house, Freedom Park, Nottingham Park, Eagle Ice Rink, Eagle River Center, etc.

    Stakeholders and interested parties should contact Jill Lammers at 970-477-4000.

    • Eagle Ranch Golf Club
    • Pierce Architects
    • Vail Resorts, Inc.